In this episode of Fire Law Roundup for September 5, 2022, Brad and Curt discuss the settlement of a reverse discrimination lawsuit filed twelve years ago against the Northeast Ambulance and Fire Protection District in Missouri; a disparate impact race discrimination lawsuit filed by 12 Chicago Fire Department lieutenants who took a promotional exam for captain; the sentencing of a West Virginia firefighter who sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl in a firehouse; and a gender discrimination suit filed by a Connecticut battalion chief who was passed over for promotion.
Missouri Fire District Settles Reverse Discrimination Suit for $250k
Chicago Sued by Twelve Fire Lieutenants Alleging Racially Discriminatory Captain’s Process
WV Firefighter Sentenced to 14 Years for Firehouse Sexual Assault
Connecticut Battalion Chief Files Gender Discrimination Suit